Saginaw senior shortstop Kaitlyn Huseman - Kat to her friends - had herself a career season this past spring for the Rough Riders. She had a career-high seven home runs - six in the regular season.
She had three home runs combined through her first two years.
Playing since she was four, Huseman instantly fell in love with the game. Now entering the final year of high school, Huseman is the reigning Defensive MVP in the most competitive districts in the state, 6-5A.
The Rough Riders finished second and made it to the third round for the first time since 2009. Huseman finished with a .409 batting average and team highs 14 doubles, 36 RBIs and 1.294 OPS.
The Abilene Christian commit continues to play well, with her travel ball team Impact Gold.
What are you most looking forward to for next season?
HUSEMAN: I'm looking forward to next high school season. We have a new coach and I'm looking forward to hopefully going farther this next year than we did this past year.
If you could play any other sport, what would it be?
HUSEMAN: Nothing. I was made for softball.
Most memorable moment this past season?
HUSEMAN: Reaching my goal and getting defensive MVP. I worked so hard this past season.
Career/Major plans in college?
HUSEMAN: Nursing because I love helping people and kids.
Favorite sport to watch?
HUSEMAN: College softball
HUSEMAN: Olive Garden
HUSEMAN: Talledega Nights
HUSEMAN: Serenity Healy
HUSEMAN: Bryce Harper
Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat or Instagram?
HUSEMAN: Ryann Borg